Make Your Groceries Work for You With NutriSavings

It’s easy to enter the grocery store with the best intentions – and leave with a bunch of unhealthy junk food! Try NutriSavings, a digital savings service that can help you save money and eat better! Your fellow caregivers logged 61,000 trips this year and are earning up to $50 cash back a month through NutriSavings and the grocery store’s existing rewards program. After you sign up, download the NutriSavings app to manage your shopping list on the go and add dietary preferences and allergies to your user profile. Benefits-eligible employees: Visit the myHealth Matters website to earn 500 points when you track at least eight shopping trips in the NutriSavings program.

Your Health Matters! Eat Healthy, Save Money with NutriSavings

Are you tired of overpaying for healthy food options? Try NutriSavings, a digital savings service that’s been helping our caregivers save money and eat better for more than a year! With this service, you’ll get up to $50 cash back a month when you use your grocery store’s existing rewards program to make healthier purchases. After you sign up, download the NutriSavings app to manage your shopping list on the go, view healthy alternatives, and add dietary preferences and allergies to your user profile. Benefit-eligible employees: Visit the myHealth Matters website to earn 500 points when you track at least eight shopping trips in the NutriSavings program.

Get Serious about Wellness; Join High-Point and Walk Challenges

Starting February 26, new high-point challenges make it easy for benefits-eligible employees to earn reward incentives on the myHealth Matters website.

  • Get your flu shot to earn 250 points or log shopping trips with NutriSavings for 500 points. You can also work out twice a week for eight weeks to earn 500 points.
  • For a serious boost – and a surefire way to earn the $300 wellness reimbursement – log 1,000 points by completing a weight management program or stress management training. Complete both programs and log 2,000 points to be entered to win a $50 Amazon gift card!
  • If walking is your thing, there are two walking challenges underway. Sign up for the Walking in a Winter Wonderland pedometer challenge, sponsored by the Fitness Center at the Albert Sherman Center, to can help you earn 5,000 steps daily toward the myHealth Matters’ Steps Challenge. Winter Wonderland continues through March 16; participants who earn 150,000 steps are also entered in a prize raffle. Email Brittany Reyome at ascfitnesscenter@umassmed.edu or call 774-455-3500 to join.

Fighting Fatigue? Visit myHealth Matters to Get an Energy Boost!

taste-of-cardio.jpgIt’s a busy time for UMass Memorial Health Care caregivers. If you’re finding yourself low on energy, visit the myHealth Matters website for a much-needed boost. Log on with your smartphone or computer to access healthy activities like the “A Taste of Cardio” challenge, which promotes heart healthy workout sessions. Eating healthy foods keeps us alert, so complete the “NutriSavings Shopping Challenge” to get rewarded for healthy eating habits. Try “8,000 Steps a Day” to maintain a healthy weight with longer walks. You’ll find yourself more energized after a short bout of cardio, a long walk or eating healthier meals. It’s that simple! Learn more.

Start Saving on Your Grocery Costs Now at Wal-Mart!

UMass Memorial employees have already logged thousands of shopping trips with NutriSavings since we launched their program three months ago. Participating stores include Hannaford, Big Y, BJ’s, Shaws and others. And now Wal-mart is joining the NutriSavings family! So if you want to eat healthy while saving money – and who doesn’t – sign up today and start shopping. You start at order.nutrisavings.com, and use your regular grocery store coupon card to start getting money back immediately on healthy purchases.

March into Wellness: myHealth Matters Participation Growing

myHealth MattersAfter the first two months of 2016, the numbers are looking good for employees participating in our wellness program, myHealth Matters. When it comes to making health matter, employees of UMass Memorial Health Care are beating records. By mid-February, more than 5,900 employees systemwide registered on myHealth Matters – with more joining every day! In fact, 739 of you have already earned 1,000 points, achieving the $300 wellness reimbursement ($100 more than last year). If you’re benefits-eligible, why not beat those numbers? Get started by taking your well-being assessment now by visiting www.yourwellnessmatters.org. Employee are also eating smart and saving money: So far, 1,156 shopping trips have been through the NutriSavings program. Learn more. It’s going to be a healthy year.